Best Buy mulling Android app store in collaboration with Google

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“In the wake of multiple reports indicating online retailer Amazon.com is poised to roll out an Android application storefront to rival Google’s own Android Market as well as efforts like Verizon Wireless’ V Cast Apps, big-box electronics giant Best Buy said it is deliberating whether to launch an Android app store of its own.

The Wall Street Journal reports that in response to a question about the Amazon app store, Best Buy CEO Brian Dunn said he would consider building one of his own. Best Buy CTO Robert Stephens later clarified Dunn’s comments, stating “We are exploring this concept at this very early stage, but we have no concrete plans at this time. Google, though, is an obvious partner.””

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